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headrail Syllabification: head·rail
Pronunciation: /ˈhedrāl/

Definition of headrail in English:


A horizontal rail at the top of something.
Example sentences
  • In addition, many of the products available on the market today come with sleek-looking headrails and other attractive features that make them a perfect product for a homeowner looking to block out light and gain privacy.
  • The cat uncoiled, stretched in a long, luxurious arch, and Kieran's gaze followed as it disappeared over the headrail of the bed.
  • The newly designed aluminium headrail promotes strength and design to the children's washroom range.

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